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2009 Le Vieux Donjon Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Red Rhone Blend more

5/16/2015 - benny wrote: 93 points

Could get to 94. Perfumed. Asian spices. Full bodied. Textured tannins.

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2007 Cousiño-Macul Lota

Maipo Valley Red Bordeaux Blend more

5/15/2015 - benny wrote: 92 points

Decanted for one hour. Could have done more. Continued to evolved while 6 of us drank the mag with Spanish Tapas. Second bottle was a CA semi-cult ($120.00 Score 97) The Lota held it's own. Very dark purple colour. Spices.toast and blackberries. Good structure and a medium finish.

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2005 Guido Porro Barolo Vigna Lazzairasco

Nebbiolo more

5/8/2015 - benny wrote: 90 points

Time to drink up.

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1994 Château Cos d'Estournel

St. Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend more

4/16/2015 - benny wrote: 92 points

Decanted and filter twice. Took another 45 min to come to life. Quite outstanding. Fruit and acidity in balance with little tannins. Now is the time.

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2006 Mitolo Shiraz G.A.M.

McLaren Vale more

4/4/2015 - benny wrote: 95 points

This is a wonderful expression of a AS Shiraz.

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2004 Finca Allende Rioja Calvario

Tempranillo more

3/19/2015 - benny wrote: 94 points

Need 4 hours of decant. Then it sings.

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2005 Clos Les Lunelles

Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux Red Bordeaux Blend more

3/5/2015 - benny wrote: 92 points

Opened and drank over 2 hours. Wine is at a very good place now. A strong 92.

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2007 Bodegas Alto Moncayo Campo de Borja

Garnacha, Grenache more

1/26/2015 - benny wrote: 93 points

Very outstanding wine at any price. Opened up after 2 hours.

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Red

2003 Château Pontet-Canet

Pauillac Red Bordeaux Blend more

1/25/2015 - benny wrote: 95 points

One hour decant. Dank over two hours. Superb drinking now. Muted tannins. Fruit and acidity balanced. Full bodied.

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2003 Château Pavie Macquin

St. Émilion Grand Cru Red Bordeaux Blend more

1/24/2015 - benny wrote: 94 points

Decanted for one hour drank over two. Complex aromas of raspberry and flowers. Still young. Seemed like more than 2% Cab Franc. Full bodied and smooth as velvet on the long finish. Drink or hold.

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2004 Giovanni Manzone Barolo Bricat

Nebbiolo more

1/17/2015 - benny wrote: 93 points

This needs a few more years.

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2004 Giovanni Corino Barolo Vigna Giachini

Nebbiolo more

1/17/2015 - benny wrote: 95 points

Needs 2 hours of air or two more years.

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2001 Azelia Barolo San Rocco

Nebbiolo more

1/17/2015 - benny wrote: 96 points

Barolo the way it should be.

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Red

2009 Château La Croix Figeac

St. Émilion Grand Cru Red Bordeaux Blend more

1/13/2015 - benny wrote: 92 points

The wine has improved over the last 6 months. Decanted and drank over two hours. Still fresh and young.

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2004 Bodegas Muga Rioja Torre Muga

Tempranillo Blend, Tempranillo more

1/11/2015 - benny wrote: 95 points

Decanted for 1 hour. Needs two at least. This has good bones. A deep concentrated wine. Slow and easy.

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2005 Bodegas Elías Mora Toro Gran Elías Mora

Tinta de Toro, Tempranillo more

1/11/2015 - benny wrote: 94 points

Decanted for two hours. W/pork roast. Singing way above it's price.

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2006 d'Arenberg Shiraz The Dead Arm

McLaren Vale more

1/11/2015 - benny wrote: 93 points

Decanted for one hour. Drinking well now but will still age. Aromas of floral blueberry. Intense and bold on the palate. Strong fruit on the finish. Blackberry,chokecherry and a touch of spicy cranberry. I enjoy this wine.

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2005 Château Quinault L'Enclos

St. Émilion Grand Cru Red Bordeaux Blend more

1/4/2015 - benny wrote: 94 points

Drinking well now. Still has improvement opportunities.

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2006 Ramey Cabernet Sauvignon Larkmead Vineyard

Napa Valley more

12/15/2014 - benny wrote: 93 points

This is very good wine now. Very excellent wine making.

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2005 Giacomo Grimaldi Barolo Le Coste

Nebbiolo more

12/14/2014 - benny wrote: 93 points

The wine is drinking well now. But plenty of life left. Not a barn buster but a worthy drink.

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2007 Marchesi de' Frescobaldi Tenuta di Castiglioni Toscana IGT

SuperTuscan Blend more

12/11/2014 - benny wrote: 91 points

Nice blend of grapes. Has some life yet.

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Red

2005 The Colonial Estate Shiraz Exile

Barossa Valley more

12/6/2014 - benny wrote: 95 points

Almost port like....in a great way

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Red

2005 The Colonial Estate Emigré

Barossa Valley Shiraz Blend, Syrah more

12/6/2014 - benny wrote: 94 points

Wonderful

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Red

2008 Betz Family Syrah La Serenne

Yakima Valley more

12/4/2014 - benny wrote: 94 points

This is just plain wonderful! Delicious winemaking.

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2004 Bodegas Muga Rioja Reserva Selección Especial

Tempranillo Blend, Tempranillo more

11/30/2014 - benny wrote: 93 points

Decanted for one hour. Drank over two. This wine has is in a good spot now.

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